Source:National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)Date Published:2015Annotation:The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) is working with people on behalf of the State of Louisiana to encourage and explore public use of masks and respirators. This survey targets those who have experienced hurricanes living in New Orleans. Questions relate to disaster experience, health, visual evaluation, and demographics. NIOSH aims to promote cautionary tools such as masks among certain populations to minimize public inhalation of mold and other contaminants. This resource was identified by the NIH Disaster Research Response Program (DR2) for researchers looking for pre- and post-disaster data collection instruments.
Ease of Use in Disaster Setting: Easy
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Level: 6.1
Population: High Risk/Special/Unique Populations
Length: 23 questions
Administered by: Lay Interviewer
Language(s): EnglishURL:http://disasterlit.nlm.nih.gov/resources/content/public/files/Respirator%20Use%20Questionnaire%20New%20Orleans.docType:Guideline/Assessment ToolAccess Notes:
Download document as adapted for the NIH Disaster Research Response Program:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 800-CDC-INFO.Includes Research Tools:YesID:11420. From Disaster Lit®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.